Helene Blum Assistant Professor,
Associate Chief of Clinical Operations,
Chief, Central Nervous System Section,
Department of Radiation Oncology,
University of Pennsylvania,
3400 Civic Center Boulevard - TRC 2 West,
Philadelphia, PA 19104,
BA-New York University (Chemistry)
Ph.D.-New York University (Pathology)
M.D.-New York University School of Medicine
2002-2003-Arthur C. DeGraff Fellow
2007-2008-RSNA Research Resident Grant Award
2012-2013-RSNA Medical Student Grant: Lova Sun (MS II) Gold nanoparticles in GBM Mentor and Sponsor
2015-Leadership Development for Physicians in Academic Health Centers, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
1. Newcomb EW, Alonso M, Sung, T, Miller DC. : Incidence of p14ARF gene deletion in high grade adult and pediatric astrocytomas. Human Pathology 31(1): 115-21, 2000.
2. Ezer R, Alonso M, Pereira E, Kim M, Allen JC, Miller DC, Newcomb EW. : Identification of glutathione s-transferase (GST) polymorphisms in brain tumors and association with susceptibility to pediatric astrocytomas. Journal of Neuro-Oncology 59(2): 123-34, 2002.
3. Ojerholm Eric, Lee John Y K, Kolker James, Lustig Robert, Dorsey Jay F, Alonso-Basanta Michelle: Gamma Knife radiosurgery to four or more brain metastases in patients without prior intracranial radiation or surgery. Cancer Medicine Feb 2014.
4. Ruth Eliahou, Michelle Alonso-Basanta, Alexander Mamourian: Current CNS Radiation Treatment Modalities: What Every Radiologist Should Know. RSNA 99th Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting December 2013.